“After careful review, and in light of concerns about the ongoing potential for violence, we removed new content uploaded to the Donald J. Trump channel and issued a strike for violating our policies for inciting violence. As a result, in accordance with our long-standing strikes system, the channel is now prevented from uploading new videos or livestreams for a minimum of seven days—which may be extended.” … [Read more...] about YouTube is the latest platform to suspend Trump
Trump supporter interview
How to react: I’ve noticed that when things like this happen, people tend to get flustered and distracted—and rightly so. As a result, I have had candidates mute their mic or turn off their camera (presumably to go see what’s happened), effectively leaving the interview. Do not do this! Things happen. In this scenario, keep your cool, apologize for the disruption, and ask for a 2-minute break to assess the situation. It might be minor, which will allow you to continue on in a focused state, but if it needs more of your attention, ask to reschedule. Anyone who does not understand doesn’t deserve your employment. … [Read more...] about You have a job interview over Zoom. The kids are home. Now what?
Today, in retrospect, the battle over the sign seems quaint. As high as the design stakes were on that, they were nothing in terms of the damage he’s wrought as president. Nearly 400,000 people dead in his response to coronavirus, five dead at the Capitol, the dialog of democracy poisoned with his awful rhetoric. It’s been dispiriting to watch his character, to watch him have this great power and be able to wreak havoc on a massive scale, that made what he did in Chicago seem like a trifle by comparison. … [Read more...] about Architecture criticism matters more than ever, according to a critic bullied by Trump
The Trump circus has been a godsend for Facebook and Twitter. Both are public companies that make the bulk of their money from advertising. The more eyeballs on their platforms, the more advertisers will pay. That’s it. And because Trump has been so controversial, so dramatic, so engaging all of the time, he’s driven more eyeballs and hate-clicks to their platforms than they’d ever dreamed. Trump was good for their business. Twitter lost $5 billion in market value after suspending him. … [Read more...] about Too little, too late: The cynical calculus of banning Donald Trump
Stream coverage from a cable or broadcast TV network Major cable networks including CNN and MSNBC, along with major broadcast networks, will cover the impeachment debate and vote. You may need to log in with pay-TV credentials to stream the coverage on their websites, or you can try some of the free streaming services such as ABC News Live or NBC News Now. … [Read more...] about How to watch the Trump impeachment vote on CNN, PBS, and elsewhere live without cable